Spring 2021

Gangs: Theory, Pract & Suppres

Course code: SS227-R1 | CRN: 20201 | Credits: 3 | Seats: 25 / 30

This course runs from February 01, 2021 to May 11, 2021 on MWF from 10:10 am to 11:05 am

This course examines the socio-demographic correlates of gang formation throughout history with a concentrated emphasis on the social impact of contemporary gang membership in the United States. Topics to be covered include gang history, gang organization, a review of existing theoretical and applied gang research, the contribution of gangs to social problems and effective interventions to gang-related problems.

Use this link to lookup course materials: Official Herkimer County Community College Textbooks

Instructor: Monica Hack Polkosnik

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